NEPAL THE GURKHAS MYSTERIOUS LAND by HENRY BALLANTINE NEW YORK J. SELWIN TAIT AND SONS 1895

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INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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NEPAL 

THE GURKHAS MYSTERIOUS LAND

 

by

HENRY BALLANTINE

NEW YORK

J. SELWIN TAIT AND SONS

1895

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Lama Doctor and his Hocus Pocus

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Top of Swayambhunatha Hill and Shrine

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Specimen of elaborate wood carving

Khatmandu temple

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Bhuddist priestess preaching before the Monastery

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Blood-Thirsty God Bhairub

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A Nepal Princess and Her Slave Girls

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Lama or Bhuddist Priest at his Devotions.

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Patan Shrines

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Palace at Bhatgaon

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THE BUDDHISM OF TIBET OR LAMAISM L. AUSTINE WADDEL London 1895

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THE

BUDDHISM OF TIBET

OR

LAMAISM

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with it’s mystic, cults, symbolism and mythlogy, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism

by

L. AUSTINE WADDEL

London

W.H.ALLEN & CO., LIMITED

1895

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Insigna and Weapons of Gods

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Some Actors in the Mysthic Play

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Dance of the Death-Demns in Hemis Monastery

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The Religion King-Devil

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Some Masks

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Lion Dance

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Actors of the Visvantara Play

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Some Actors of the Play of Nan-sa

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Mythologie du Buddhisme au Tibet et en Mongolie basee sur la collection Lamaique du Prince Oukhtomsky

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Mythologie du Buddhisme au Tibet et en Mongolie

basee sur la collection Lamaique du

Prince Oukhtomsky

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Old Himalayan animistic mask (mask no 44)

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Old Himalayan animistic mask

(mask no 44)

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Holy Himalaya

The Religion, Tradition and scenery of Himalayan Province

Kumaon and Garwhal

E. Sherman

London Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier

1905

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Kumaon yogis

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Religion, Secularism and Ethnicity in Contemporary Nepal

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Religion, Secularism

and Ethnicity in

Contemporary Nepal

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CONTRIBUTORS

Krishna P. Adhikari

Rajeev Bhargava

Ben Campbell

Martin Gaonszle

Pustak Ghimire

David N. Gellner

David Holmberg

Chiara Letizia

Axel Michaels

Brigitte Steinmann

Gerard Toffin

Ina Zharkovich

Astrid Zotter

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L’AVENTURE DES ARTS PREMIERS

L’EVOLUTION D’UN REGARD

LE SOURCES

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VENTE

ANCIENNE COLLECTION

PAUL GUILLAUME

ART NEGRE

PARIS

1965

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GERARD TOFFIN NEPAL IMAGINATION & REALITIES Between Past & Present

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GERARD TOFFIN

NEPAL

IMAGINATION & REALITIES

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Between Past & Present

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PARCOURS DES MONDES

2016

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INDIAN HERITAGE

PARIS

2016

Photo Sam Singer

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RITUAL

SEE THE CATALOGUE:

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Thubten Gyatso, the 13th Dalai Lama GOMIRA DANCE OF DINAJPUR DISTRICT, WEST BENGAL

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GOMIRA DANCE OF DINAJPUR DISTRICT, WEST BENGAL

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Pictures taken by  Worrel Kumar Bain during  

Parampara:

The Indigenous and Folk Festival 2016

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ELEMENTS OF HINDU ICONOGRAPHY GOPINATHA RAO 1916

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ELEMENTS OF HINDU ICONOGRAPHY

GOPINATHA RAO

1916

PART I

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on the left: Trimurti with Siva as the central figure

on the right: Trimurti with Vishnu ad the central figure

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Nritt Ganapati

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Madhyama Yogasthanakamurti

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Bhogasthanamurti: Bronze, Madras Museum

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Adhama Bhogastanakamurti: Stone, Tiruvottiyur

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Bhogasthanakamurti, Stone, Taripatri

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Sthakamurti, Stone: Mathura Museum

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Bhogasthanakamurti, Bronze: Madras Museum

 

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Garhwal Himalaya Expedition Suisse 1939 Andre Roch

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INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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(Mask no 111)

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Garhwal

Himalaya

Expedition Suisse 1939

Andre Roch

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Les Garhwalis commemorent chaque annee leur liberation de la domination des Gurkas. Tout la population du village de Kosa assiste aux danses et aux pantomines

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Au son du tam-tam les danseurs tournent pendant des heures.

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